GB2413851B - Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs - Google Patents

Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs

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GB2413851B
GB2413851B GB0410129A GB0410129A GB2413851B GB 2413851 B GB2413851 B GB 2413851B GB 0410129 A GB0410129 A GB 0410129A GB 0410129 A GB0410129 A GB 0410129A GB 2413851 B GB2413851 B GB 2413851B
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hydrocarbon reservoirs
electromagnetic surveying
surveying
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reservoirs
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Michael Tompkins
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G01MEASURING; TESTING
    • G01VGEOPHYSICS; GRAVITATIONAL MEASUREMENTS; DETECTING MASSES OR OBJECTS
    • G01V3/00Electric or magnetic prospecting or detecting; Measuring magnetic field characteristics of the earth, e.g. declination, deviation
    • G01V3/08Electric or magnetic prospecting or detecting; Measuring magnetic field characteristics of the earth, e.g. declination, deviation operating with magnetic or electric fields produced or modified by objects or geological structures or by detecting devices
    • G01V3/083Controlled source electromagnetic [CSEM] surveying
    • GPHYSICS
    • G01MEASURING; TESTING
    • G01VGEOPHYSICS; GRAVITATIONAL MEASUREMENTS; DETECTING MASSES OR OBJECTS
    • G01V3/00Electric or magnetic prospecting or detecting; Measuring magnetic field characteristics of the earth, e.g. declination, deviation
    • G01V3/12Electric or magnetic prospecting or detecting; Measuring magnetic field characteristics of the earth, e.g. declination, deviation operating with electromagnetic waves
    • GPHYSICS
    • G01MEASURING; TESTING
    • G01VGEOPHYSICS; GRAVITATIONAL MEASUREMENTS; DETECTING MASSES OR OBJECTS
    • G01V3/00Electric or magnetic prospecting or detecting; Measuring magnetic field characteristics of the earth, e.g. declination, deviation
    • G01V3/15Electric or magnetic prospecting or detecting; Measuring magnetic field characteristics of the earth, e.g. declination, deviation specially adapted for use during transport, e.g. by a person, vehicle or boat
    • G01V3/17Electric or magnetic prospecting or detecting; Measuring magnetic field characteristics of the earth, e.g. declination, deviation specially adapted for use during transport, e.g. by a person, vehicle or boat operating with electromagnetic waves
    • GPHYSICS
    • G01MEASURING; TESTING
    • G01VGEOPHYSICS; GRAVITATIONAL MEASUREMENTS; DETECTING MASSES OR OBJECTS
    • G01V3/00Electric or magnetic prospecting or detecting; Measuring magnetic field characteristics of the earth, e.g. declination, deviation
    • G01V3/38Processing data, e.g. for analysis, for interpretation, for correction
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GB0410129A GB2413851B (en) 2004-05-06 2004-05-06 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs
EP08018789A EP2031421A3 (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic surveying of hydrocarbon reservoirs
RU2006143056/28A RU2349936C2 (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic study of hydrocarbon collectors
AU2005241241A AU2005241241B2 (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs
CN 200580014357 CN1950721B (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs
DE200560013659 DE602005013659D1 (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic measurement for hydrocarbon reservoirs
CA 2564159 CA2564159C (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs
AT05708252T AT427510T (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic measurement for hydrocarbon reservoirs
BRPI0510466-1A BRPI0510466B1 (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Method for analyzing results of an underwater electromagnetic survey of an area ??
PCT/GB2005/000423 WO2005109039A1 (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs
EP20050708252 EP1743194B1 (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs
MXPA06012757A MXPA06012757A (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-08 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs.
US11/058,529 US7191063B2 (en) 2004-05-06 2005-02-15 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs
NO20065647A NO339893B1 (en) 2004-05-06 2006-12-06 Analysis of results from an electromagnetic survey of hydrocarbon reservoirs in the subsurface
US11/671,654 US7356412B2 (en) 2004-05-06 2007-02-06 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs
US11/858,478 US7542851B2 (en) 2004-05-06 2007-12-03 Electromagnetic surveying for hydrocarbon reservoirs

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CN (1) CN1950721B (en)
AT (1) AT427510T (en)
AU (1) AU2005241241B2 (en)
BR (1) BRPI0510466B1 (en)
CA (1) CA2564159C (en)
DE (1) DE602005013659D1 (en)
GB (1) GB2413851B (en)
MX (1) MXPA06012757A (en)
NO (1) NO339893B1 (en)
RU (1) RU2349936C2 (en)
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